I never saw this scripture before. Have you? I love it when I come across verses that I have read over and over, yet God shows me something different in them. A new view. A different perspective. Today's is no different. In Luke 7:23, Jesus says: "And blessed is the one who is not offended … Continue reading And blessed is the one who is not offended by me. ~ A brief reflection on Luke 7:23
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Am I Nothing?
"If I speak in the tongues of mortals and of angels, but do not have love, I am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal. And if I have prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but do not have love, I … Continue reading Am I Nothing?
Here I am! Send me!
Today, during my church's service, we read this scripture. And I don't know what it is about it but, when I read or hear it, it always hits me. Hard. Maybe it's the similarities to Paul's writings in Revelation. I love hearing about those angels! But I feel all powerful in the Spirit after I … Continue reading Here I am! Send me!
Shame. It's such an ugly word. And, we all hate it. Don't we? Shame is a big deal in the Word. And the fear of shame is prevalent throughout scripture. The Psalmists write regularly about it: O Lord, let me not be put to shame, for I call upon you; let the wicked be put … Continue reading No Shame